TN HB2248 | 2015-2016 | 109th General Assembly

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 31-0)
Status: Passed on May 23 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-05-23 - Pub. Ch. 1066
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]

Summary

As enacted, prohibits the expenditure of state funds by the University of Tennessee to promote the use of gender neutral pronouns, to promote or inhibit the celebration of religious holidays, or to fund or support sex week; specifies that all funds in the budget of the office for diversity and inclusion at UT Knoxville, for fiscal year 2016-2017, be reallocated in the university's budget and used by the university solely for scholarships to be awarded through a minority engineering scholarship program; any such funds that are not used for minority engineering scholarships in fiscal year 2016-2017 will remain in the scholarship program for use in future fiscal years. - Amends TCA Title 9 and Title 49.

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Title

As enacted, prohibits the expenditure of state funds by the University of Tennessee to promote the use of gender neutral pronouns, to promote or inhibit the celebration of religious holidays, or to fund or support sex week; specifies that all funds in the budget of the office for diversity and inclusion at UT Knoxville, for fiscal year 2016-2017, be reallocated in the university's budget and used by the university solely for scholarships to be awarded through a minority engineering scholarship program; any such funds that are not used for minority engineering scholarships in fiscal year 2016-2017 will remain in the scholarship program for use in future fiscal years. - Amends TCA Title 9 and Title 49.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2016-04-21 - Senate - FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT Conference Committee Report (Y: 22 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-21 - House - FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Y: 63 N: 21 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-21 - House - FLOOR VOTE: PREVIOUS QUESTION MOTION TO ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT (Y: 58 N: 24 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-20 - Senate - FLOOR VOTE: THIRD CONSIDERATION AMENDED (Y: 28 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-18 - House - FLOOR VOTE: AS AMENDED PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION (Y: 66 N: 22 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-18 - House - FLOOR VOTE: PREVIOUS QUESTION AS AMENDED PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION (Y: 56 N: 27 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-18 - House - FLOOR VOTE: LIMIT DEBATE AS AMENDED PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION (Y: 47 N: 39 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-18 - House - FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT AMENDMENT # 4 BY Brooks K. PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION (Y: 64 N: 25 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-18 - House - FLOOR VOTE: PREVIOUS QUESTION MOTION TO ADOPT AMENDMENT # 4 BY Brooks K. PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION (Y: 66 N: 22 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-12 - House - FINANCE, WAYS & MEANS COMMITTEE: Rec. for pass. if am., ref. to Calendar & Rules Committee (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2016-05-23 Pub. Ch. 1066
2016-05-23 Effective date(s) 05/20/2016
2016-05-20 Returned by Governor without signature.
2016-05-09HouseTransmitted to Governor for his action.
2016-05-06SenateSigned by Senate Speaker
2016-05-06SenateSigned by Senate Speaker
2016-04-22HouseSigned by H. Speaker
2016-04-22HouseEnrolled; ready for sig. of H. Speaker.
2016-04-21SenateConference Committee report adopted, ayes 22 nays 3
2016-04-21HouseConf. comm. report adopted, Ayes 63, Nays 21 PNV 1
2016-04-21HouseConference committee appointed. (Gardenhire, Briggs, Tate)
2016-04-21SenateConference Committee appointed (M.Hill, Van Huss, Fitzhugh)
2016-04-21HouseH. Placed on Message Calendar for 4/21/2016
2016-04-21SenateSenate refused to recede from amendment #1
2016-04-20SenatePlaced on Senate Message Calendar calendar for 4/21/2016
2016-04-20HouseH. nonconcurred in S. am. no. SA1 HB2248
2016-04-20HouseH. Placed on Message Calendar 3 for 4/20/2016
2016-04-20SenatePassed Senate as amended, Ayes 28, Nays 4
2016-04-20SenateSenate adopted Amendment (Amendment 1 - SA1020)
2016-04-20SenateSenate substituted House Bill for companion Senate Bill.
2016-04-19SenateReceived from House, Passed on First Consideration
2016-04-18HouseEngrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
2016-04-18HousePassed H., as am., Ayes 66, Nays 22, PNV 0
2016-04-18HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-04-18HouseAm. withdrawn. (Amendment 3 - HA1159)
2016-04-18HouseH. adopted am. (Amendment 4 - HA1207)
2016-04-18HouseAm. withdrawn. (Amendment 2 - HA1051)
2016-04-18HouseAm. withdrawn. (Amendment 1 - HA0929)
2016-04-14HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/18/2016
2016-04-13HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 4/14/2016
2016-04-12HouseRec. for pass. if am., ref. to Calendar & Rules Committee
2016-04-12HouseAction def. in Finance, Ways & Means Committee to 4/19/2016
2016-04-12HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-04-06HousePlaced on cal. Finance, Ways & Means Committee for 4/12/2016
2016-04-06HouseRec. for pass by s/c ref. to Finance, Ways & Means Committee
2016-04-06HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-04-05HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-03-31HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-03-30HousePlaced on s/c cal Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee for 4/6/2016
2016-03-30HouseAssigned to s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
2016-03-29HouseRec. for pass. if am., ref. to Finance, Ways & Means Committee
2016-03-24HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-03-23HousePlaced on cal. Civil Justice Committee for 3/29/2016
2016-03-22HouseRec. for pass. if am., ref. to Civil Justice Committee
2016-03-16HousePlaced on cal. Education Administration & Planning for 3/22/2016
2016-03-15HouseRec for pass if am by s/c ref. to Education Administration & Planning
2016-03-09HousePlaced on s/c cal Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee for 3/15/2016
2016-02-18HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-02-04HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2016-01-27HouseAssigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
2016-01-27HouseP2C, ref. to Education Administration & Planning
2016-01-25HouseP1C.
2016-01-21HouseIntro.
2016-01-21HouseFiled for intro.

Same As/Similar To

SB1912 (Crossfiled) 2016-05-23 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1066

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